Just a few from our range of books on Australian Tramways are these by David Keenan. Click on an image to see more detail

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Tram books - new

Bondi to the Opera House

A high quality historical overview of the very large Sydney Tramway system.

96 PAGES ALL COLOUR  (except B&W originals).

hardcover

 

By Dale Budd and Randall Wilson, two highly respected tramway historians.

 An absorbing read with many photographs which will bear repeated scrutiny in detail.

Individual studies of each line, the tram types, the workshops and preservation.

 

$39.95

  • 0.99 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

Tracing Trams Through Sydney - Jim Longworth

There are hundreds of interesting pieces of industrial archaeology from the tramway era, dotted throughout Sydney. Whole depot buildings, power houses, embankments, cuttings, bridges, even stretches of track, rosettes still in place on buildings, waiting sheds and street alignments.

Deeply researched and profusely illustrated,  the book covers remnants found on all the  former lines with photos to prove it, mostly in colour.

72 pages full colour

200+ photos, some B&W historic scenes

published by Transit Australia 2013

soft covers

$50.00

  • 0.5 kg
  • Fewer than 3 left
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

Newcastle Trams Remembered

A pictorial review by Noel Reed and others. An unusual  story told through many fine photos.

Published  2017 Transit Australia

64 pages, over 150 photos all colour except for historic B&W. soft covers.

Each photo has a fully informative caption. Chapters are arranged to show the history of each line in the system.

Service cars are covered as well as every class of tram which operated in the city including  those during the lengthy steam era.

Many maps and timetable charts

$40.00

  • 0.5 kg
  • Fewer than 3 left
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

Tramways of Sydney

by David Keenan

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$30.00

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

Tramways of Newcastle McCarthy, Keenan, Willson

The definitive work on the history of NSW Government tram services in Newcastle.

From steam to electric all rolling stock is meticulously detailed.

Maps of all routes covering all stages of development.

 

A rare book.

 

Hard cover, colour

138 pages over 100 pictures and maps mostly B&W.

$54.95

  • 0.9 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Eastern Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Western Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Rockdale and Enfield Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The North Sydney Lines

by David Keenan

 

Deeply researched. A standard reference work for all aspects of this system which had lots of unique features: for example, an underground terminus.

 

history and photos. Colour cover
profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The Manly Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

The South-Western Lines

by David Keenan

 

history and photos. Colour cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W

$29.95

  • 0.5 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

New Zealand Railway Tramway and Bus Bibliography. ed. Sean Millar

A researcher's dream. 646 books described which have been published  about NZ transport history,

covering the years from 1871 up to year 2000.  Guidance is given as to how to find and purchase books listed.

Indexed by:

Year of publication

Subject

Geographical area

Publisher

By title

Illustrated on some pages B&W. published 2000 by author

106 pages  A very impressive work of diligent compilation

$5.00

  • 0.6 kg
  • Available
  • Delivery: 3-7 working days1

 

 


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